Community,Our People | October 23 2019

FCA Community: Beautifying Vacant Properties Together With Detroit Community Leaders

Community flower gardens not only beautify vacant spaces, they also support the dwindling pollinator population (bees and butterflies) we all vitally need for food production. So when the president of Canfield Consortium in Detroit reached out asking for help preparing and planting a new community garden, employees from our Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) team
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Community,Our People | May 20 2019

FCA Community: Volunteers transform Michigan neighborhood, one house at a time

There are more than 34,000 homeless people in Southeast Michigan. To help end local homelessness, Grace Centers of Hope in Pontiac, Michigan, has weaved together supportive services, safe and affordable housing, and neighborhood revitalization efforts to create “Little Grace Village.” Once a blighted neighborhood, this area is now a “community of hope” thanks in part
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Community,Our People | April 23 2019

Bugging Out for Earth Day

These hotels have no complaints about bugs – in fact, they can’t get enough. To celebrate Earth Day this year, we hosted the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) and about 20 students from two Michigan high schools to build “bug hotels.” The hotels – crafted from pine cones, tree bark, bamboo canes and paper tubes –
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